Charm Communications Inc. (CHRM)
Q1 2012 Earnings Conference Call
May 17, 2012 8:00 AM ET
Nicholas Manganaro – Ogilvy Financial
Mr. He Dang – Chairman, Founder and CEO
Wei Zhou – Chief Financial Officer
James Marsh – Piper Jaffray
Amanda Chin – Credit Suisse
Eddie Huang - AIF Capital
Hello and thank you for standing by for Charm Communication Earnings Conference call. At this time all participants are in a listen-only mode. After management’s prepared remarks there will be a question-and-answer session. Today’s conference is being recorded. If you have any objections you may disconnect at this time.
I would now like to turn the call over to your host for today’s conference, Mr. Nicholas Manganaro from Ogilvy Financial.
Hello everyone and welcome to Charm Communications earnings conference call for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012. The company’s earnings results were released yesterday and are available on the company’s IR website at ir.charmgroup.cn as well as on newswire services.
Today, you will hear opening remarks from Charm’s Founder and Chairman, Mr. Dang, followed by the company’s Chief Financial Officer, Wei Zhou, who will provide a financial overview and guidance for the second quarter of 2012. After their prepared remarks, they will be available to answer your questions.
Before we begin, please note that the discussion today will contain certain forward-looking statements made under the Safe Harbor provisions of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially from our current expectations.